Environmental Pest Management Field Operator

Job Description

Essential attributes:
* Clear pre-employment drug test
* Honest
* Good communicator
* Hard working & fit


Key Responsibilities:
The role requires the applicant to work in one of our high country contracting teams. This is an physically demanding role requiring fitness and stamina.
You will be working with other crew members and taking directions from the Team Leader and Director

This role involves two main areas of work, Conservation & Biosecurity which carry out species recovery, pest animal population monitoring and weed control.

We control and monitor pests to protect species, habitats and valuable export markets.


Skills & Experience:
* Previous experience in weed spraying, pest control or conservation
* Proficiency and skill in chainsaw operations
* Have experience & knowledge of Health and Safety in the workplace
Preferably you will have:
* Experience operating 4WD vehicles in an off road environment
* Experience operating Light Utility Vehicles


This role may require you to stay away in back country or station accommodation. There may be no phone reception. We work South Island wide.

This role will require you to undertake a trial period so please consider seriously if you are up to this job description. It will show up quickly if you are not....

This job is subject to the 90 day trial

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Waimakariri

Listed:

23-01-2019

Closes:

24-02-2019

Reference:

75000